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Americans consume nearly 20 billion new items of clothing each year. Yet few of us know how our clothes are made, much less who produces them. Cotton Road is a documentary film, produced and directed by Laura Kissel, that follows the commodity of cotton from South Carolina farms to Chinese factories to illuminate the work and industrial processes in a global supply chain.
Read more at the official site for Cotton Road.
View a trailer for Cotton Road.
Open Secret is a documentary film that chronicles Steve Lickteig’s 20-year search for who his real birth parents were; why a whole town kept the truth from him; and how his family’s tumultuous history revolves around the hidden lives of two unconventional women.
Read more at the official site for Open Secret.
Watch via iTunes.
Original music composed and performed by Robin Hilton, for radio, podcasts and film:
Music Composed For National Public Radio:
Music Composed For Slate Podcasts
More music for Slate on the way.
Selections The Whyte Album, a film by Noah Stern
Selections from Open Secret, a film by Steve Lickteig:
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